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2013 IEEE 24th International Conference on Application-Specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (2007)
Montreal, QC, Canada
July 9, 2007 to July 11, 2007
ISBN: 978-1-4244-1026-2
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Covers (PDF)

Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester PO Box 88, M60 1QD, United Kingdom
pp. C1-viii
Papers

Adaptive sensing and image processing with a general-purpose pixel-parallel sensor/processor array integrated circuit (Abstract)

Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester PO Box 88, M60 1QD, United Kingdom
pp. 1-6

Asynchronous regional computation capabilities for digital retinas (Abstract)

Thierry M. Bernard , ENSTA 32, Bd Victor 75015 Paris, France
Valentin Gies , ENSTA 32, Bd Victor 75015 Paris, France
Alain Merigot , IEF Université Paris Sud 91405 Orsay, France
pp. 7-11

Low power motion detection with low spatial and temporal resolution for CMOS image sensor (Abstract)

Arnaud Verdant , CEA/LETI, Centre de Grenoble, 17 rue des Martyrs, 38054 Cedex 9, France
Herve Mathias , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
Lionel Lacassagne , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
Antoine Dupret , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
Patrick Villard , CEA/LETI, Centre de Grenoble, 17 rue des Martyrs, 38054 Cedex 9, France
pp. 12-17

Global operations in SIMD cellular processor arrays employing functional asynchronism (Abstract)

Alexey Lopich , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
pp. 18-23

Development of high-resolution digital vision chip based on CFPE architecture (Abstract)

M. Kubozono , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
I. Ishii , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
K. Yamamoto , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
pp. 24-29

Modelling and implementation of a novel SPR biointerface for time-effective detection of sepsis biomarkers (Abstract)

A.G. Kirk , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
M. Tabrizian , Department of Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
X. D. Hoa , Department of Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
pp. 30-33

A software component for network based data acquisition and control applications (Abstract)

Guchuan Zhu , Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, C.P. 6079, Succursale centre-ville, QC, H3C 3A7 Canada
pp. 34-37

System design of an integrated measurement electronic subsystem for bacteria detection using an electrode array and MC-1 magnetotactic bacteria (Abstract)

Sylvain Martel , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Yvon Savaria , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Jaouad El Fouladi , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Walder Andre , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 38-41

CMOS-based capacitive sensor array dedicated to microfluidic studies (Abstract)

Mohsen Jalali , Micro- and Nanofabrication Laboratory by Direct-write, Dept. of Mech. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Ebrahim Ghafar Zadeh , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Daniel Therriault , Micro- and Nanofabrication Laboratory by Direct-write, Dept. of Mech. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 42-43

An ultra-low power, fully integrated VCO for an implantable wireless sensor microsystem in 90-nm CMOS (Abstract)

M. Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
L-F. Tanguay , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
pp. 44-45

Hardware /software codesign of image processing applications using Transaction Level Modeling (Abstract)

Alain Merigot , IEF, University of Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay, France
Lionel Lacassagne , IEF, University of Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay, France
Omar Hammami , ENSTA, 32 Boulevard Victor, 75739 Paris, France
Muhammad Omer Cheema , ENSTA, 32 Boulevard Victor, 75739 Paris, France
pp. 46-52

Optimization of the lifting scheme DWT on a VLIW processor (Abstract)

Marco Ferretti , Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Univ. Pavia, Italy
Danilo Basciu , Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Univ. Pavia, Italy
pp. 53-58

Customizing CPU instructions for embedded vision systems (Abstract)

Samir Bouaziz , IEF Université Paris Sud, France
Daniel Etiemble , LRI Université Paris Sud, France
Stephane Piskorski , LRI Université Paris Sud, France
Lionel Lacassagne , IEF Université Paris Sud, France
pp. 59-64

Flexible biochemical sensor array for laboratory-on-chip applications (Abstract)

Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Sumitra Rajagopalan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Ebrahim Ghafar Zadeh , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 65-66

Wireless implantable sensing device for in-vivo monitoring of electrode-tissues contact variation (Abstract)

Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal (QC), H3C 3A7, Canada
Guillaume Lesbros , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal (QC), H3C 3A7, Canada
pp. 67-68

MEMS-Based electrostatic actuated scanner dedicated for ultrasound sensors (Abstract)

Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
Mohamad Hajj Hassan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
Yves-Alain Peter , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
pp. 69-70

High-voltage CMOS/DMOS interface dedicated for ultrasonic sensing (Abstract)

Yvon Savaria , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Robert Chebli , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 71-72

A scalable design for signal conditioning and digitization in implantable multi-channel neural sensors (Abstract)

Pierre-Yves Robert , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Benoit Gosselin , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 73-74

SEDLRF: A new door detection system for topological maps (Abstract)

Muhieddine ElKaissi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
Bertrand Zavidovique , Institut D¿électronique Fondamental Université PARIS-SUD - ORSAY Cedex-France
Mohamed Elgamel , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
pp. 75-80

A fully-pipelined parallel architecture for Kalman tracking filter (Abstract)

Mohammad Elgamel , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Ayman El-Desouki , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Zaher Merhi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Milad Ghantous , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Magdy Bayoumi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
pp. 81-86

Algorithms for energy-efficient query-reduction in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
Mitun Bhattacharyya , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
pp. 87-92

Milepost sign detection (Abstract)

Luca Lombardi , Dipartimento Informatica Sistemistica University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 1 27100, Italy
Roberto Marmo , Dipartimento Informatica Sistemistica University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 1 27100, Italy
pp. 93-98

Remote measuring of flow meters for petroleum engineering and other industrial applications (Abstract)

M. Elgamel , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
Fadi Issa , TETRA Technologies, Inc., USA
Adam Lewis , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
A. Abdelgawad , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
M. Bayoumi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
N.-F. Tzeng , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
pp. 99-103

Minimum path exposure and detection interval setting for target detection using wireless sensor network (Abstract)

Zhong Liu , Department of Electronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu, China
Kebo Deng , Department of Electronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu, China
pp. 104-107

Comparison of different cooperation strategies in the prey-predator problem (Abstract)

D. Tegolo , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
V. Di Gesu , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
B. Lenzitti , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
G. Lo Bosco , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
pp. 108-112

Managing web service standards and technologies: a comprehensive graphical composer (Abstract)

Marco Aguzzi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Maria Grazia Albanesi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
pp. 113-118

Clustering ensembles using genetic algorithm (Abstract)

Mehdi Mohammadi , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Morteza Analoui , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Ali movaghar , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Javad Azimi , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
pp. 119-123

A single-chip 10 000 frames/s CMOS sensor with in-situ 2D programmable image processing (Abstract)

Jerome Dubois , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
Michel Paindavoine , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
Dominique Ginhac , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
pp. 124-129

A rapid prototyping methodology for application-specific sensor networks (Abstract)

Kamiar Kordari , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Neil Goldsman , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Gilmer L. Blankenship , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Shuvra S. Bhattacharyya , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Chung-Ching Shen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Celine Badr , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
pp. 130-135

Multisensor data fusion schemes for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Ruth Aguilar-Ponce , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Jason McNeely , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Abu Baker , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
pp. 136-141

A traffic-aware energy efficient routing protocol for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Jun Liu , Department of Computer Science, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 35487, USA
Xiaoyan Hong , Department of Computer Science, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 35487, USA
pp. 142-147

Performance study of a multicast protocol forwireless sensor networks based on N<sup>2</sup> connectivity (Abstract)

Ju Wang , Virginia Commonwealth University, Computer Science Department, 601 West Main St, Richmond, USA
pp. 148-153

Necessary condition for link assessment in wireless mesh networks (Abstract)

Hongyi Wu , Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 70504, USA
Ravi Nelavelli , Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 70504, USA
pp. 154-156

Architectural elements of integrated micro-sensors for distributed sensor networks (Abstract)

Erik Blasch , Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
Michael L. Talbert , Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
Guna S. Seetharaman , Air Force Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 157-165

A novel CBIR system based on JPEG 2000 wavelet transform scheme (Abstract)

Marco Aguzzi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Maria Grazia Albanesi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Marco Ferretti , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
pp. 166-171

A digital processing architecture for 3D reconstruction (Abstract)

T. Ea , Institut Superieur d¿èlectronique de Paris, 28 Rue Notre Dame des Champs, Paris, France
A. Pinna , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
A. Kolar , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
B. Granado , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
T. Graba , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
O. Romain , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
pp. 172-176

3D reconstruction of dynamic scenes dedicated to an image sensor of a visual intracortical stimulator (Abstract)

A. D. Doljanu , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
M. Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 177-178

A data fusion scheme for tenet architecture (Abstract)

Ruth Aguilar-Ponce , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
J. Luis Tecpanecatl-Xihuitl , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
pp. 179-183

Design of a scalable network of communicating soft processors on FPGA (Abstract)

J. P. Derutin , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
A. Desportes , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
J.L. Lazaro Galilea , DEPECA, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Spain
L. Damez , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
pp. 184-189

A bio-inspired vision front-end chip with spatio-temporal processing and adaptive image capture (Abstract)

J. Cuadri , Instituto de Microelectrónica de Sevilla-CNM-CSIC, Avda. Reina Mercedes s/n, 41012, Spain
C. M. Dominguez-Matas , AnaFocus Ltd., Seville,Spain
F. J. Sanchez-Fernandez , Instituto de Microelectrónica de Sevilla-CNM-CSIC, Avda. Reina Mercedes s/n, 41012, Spain
R. Carmona-Galan , Instituto de Microelectrónica de Sevilla-CNM-CSIC, Avda. Reina Mercedes s/n, 41012, Spain
A. Rodriguez-Vazquez , Instituto de Microelectrónica de Sevilla-CNM-CSIC, Avda. Reina Mercedes s/n, 41012, Spain
pp. 190-195

Implantable electronic device dedicated to neural stimulation and sensing (Abstract)

M. Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Montreal, H3C3A7, Canada
F. Mounaim , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Montreal, H3C3A7, Canada
pp. 196-197

Neural network processor for a FPGA-based multiband fluorometer device (Abstract)

Mounir Boukadoum , Département d¿Informatique, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
Abdelhak Bensaoula , TcSAM, Department of Physics, University of Houston, USA
Karima Tabari , Département d¿Informatique, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
David Starikov , TcSAM, Department of Physics, University of Houston, USA
pp. 198-202

An efficient vanishing point detection by clustering on the normalized unit sphere (Abstract)

Qiang He , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
Chee-Hung Henry Chu , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
pp. 203-207

An automatic 2D, 2.5D & 3D score-based fusion face verification system (Abstract)

Angel Serrano , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Licesio J. Rodriguez-Aragon , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Enrique Cabello , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Cristina Conde , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
pp. 208-213

An automatic 2D, 2.5D & 3D score-based fusion face verification system (Abstract)

Licesio J. Rodriguez-Aragon , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Cristina Conde , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Enrique Cabello , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
Angel Serrano , Face Recognition&Artificial Vision Group (FRAV), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, c/ Tulipán, s/n, Móstoles (Madrid) 28933-E, Spain
pp. 214-219

Facial image authentication system based on real-time 3D facial imaging by using complex-valued eigenfaces algorithm (Abstract)

Shu Zhan , School of Computer and Information,Hefei University of Technology, Anhui, 230009, China
S. Ando , Department of Information Physics and Computing, The Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Japan
T. Kurihara , Department of Information Physics and Computing, The Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Japan
pp. 220-225

Author Index (PDF)

pp. xiii-xvii

Table of Contents (PDF)

pp. v-viii

Welcome (PDF)

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